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of america, know very few details at this time. here is what we do know about our cousin. nidal was an american citizen. he was born in arlington, virginia, and raised here in america. he attended local high schools and eventually went onto attend virginia tech. we are filled with grief for the families of today's victims. our family loves america. we are proud of our country and saddened by today's tragedy. because the situation is still unfolding, we have nothing else that we are able to share with you at this time. and that is the end of the statement. and horribly sad time for this family as you heard. and still unfolding today. we have seen ny san's come hasan's neighbors come out. what made hasan possibly snap and he has deep routes here as we've mentioned. -- roots here as we've mentioned. he's a licensed psychiatrist. the police have been talking with the family and they also say through them they're just not ready to go on camera to talk with us. >> again, they're just trying to find out what happened and what is going on and they're upset and don't want to address the
the finishing touches on the forecast. stay tune. (announcer) in america we don't just dream when we sleep. we dream twenty-four seven. we dream with our sleeves rolled up. our dreams are expressed in digits. they're made of steel. add those dreams up, that's free enterprise... growing our economy for the long-run. it's what we need to grow 20 million new jobs in the next 10 years. your dreams make the difference. american free enterprise. it's you. so dream big. ? a trip to france for a group of high school students from sterling, virginia, ended on a sour note after the school suspended 11 honor roll students for drinking. it's a story we'll been following for months and the question is did the school violate its own policy when they gave out that punishment. surae chinn joins us more with answers to that question. >> well, derek, school policy says first time offenders are only supposed to get ten days. a judge says that's not what happened. >> reporter: a trip to school after school officials suspended 11 students on their last day. >> the judge felt that the school system botched the sus
changed the face of homelessness in america. >> the homeless population that we don't see, the working poor, the men, women and children. >> reporter: 32-year-old tina is one of those invisible faces. >> i used all my savings. i was pregnant and i lost my job. they were laying off at the factory in winchester and i got a little behind on my rent. i just kept calling area shelters and somehow ended up in prince william county in a shelter. >> reporter: tina is busy, six kids. the oldest is 13. the youngest six months. >> cook, clean, takes care of us. >> reporter: and works 40 hours a week. >> i'm a dishwasher. i only make $8 an hour. it's hard when your money doesn't go all the way around, especially for the important things like rent, utilities and food. and child care costs and other things that come with it. >> reporter: tina is grateful and lucky. >> i've maintained employment, and my kids are doing good. a couple of them have made the honor roll. >> reporter: in the-- >> in the last year, the economy, we're seeing more and more people calling us that need assistance. >> reporter:
. this is what america needs to see. and it was a good interview. and i thought if you thought that was a good interview, i don't know what a bad interview was. >> but allen told to us night that change is hard when it comes to voter's first impressions. >> you know, one thing i've learned in politics, you are who you are. you can polish your image. you can improve your image. but you can't fundamentally make yourself over. >> and, in fact, a new washington post abc news poll that says sarah palin is not qualified to be president. just over half say they wouldn't even consider voting for her in the year 2012. >>> all right. here is a dubious distinct. herndon, virginia ranking number one when it comes to on scene city in america. at least when it comes to people googling. take a look. it comes from google. the internet giant plugged in the seven dirty words you can never say on tv to find the results. as you may know, the late george carlin made that list popular and very famous through his comedy routine. so here is a look at the lineup. after herndon we have louisville, kentucky which one fi
with the best coverage in america. you snooze you lose. hey! i'll take it! let the chevy red tag event begin. now during the chevy red tag event, get 0 percent apr for 72 months on most '09 models. see red and save green. now at your local chevy dealer. >>> a dog that had been considered the family pet was shot and killed by police after the dog attacked its owner. police were called to the home on ridge way avenue just after 6:00 last night. they say they spent several hours trying but failing to subdue the 120 pound rottweiler and pit bull mix. the owner underwent surgery last night for puncture wounds to his house. three children were in the house. they were not injured. >>> diners who smoke have but two days left to light up in virginia restaurants and bars. starting tuesday, virginia will join dozens of other states that ban smoking cigars and cigarettes in public restaurants and bars. smoking can continue in public clubs and outdoor patios and separate rooms that are ventilated. morris restaurant plans to usher in a smoking ban with a final cigar dinner tomorrow night at its crystal ci
roadways. a new study by the coalition for smarter growth and transportation for america ranks the greater washington area 3 second out of 52 of the highest region for pedestrian danger. >> 12% of traffic deaths are pedestrian. >> reporter: most pedestrian deaths are preventable. they lack safe sidewalks and crosswalks for pedestrians. one example is central avenue in front of the addison road metro station. >> they're walking right next to moving traffic. the sidewalk was plays v placed not with a -- placed not with a little bit of a buffer but right next to the roadway. it's pretty intimidating to cross the street. >> you have to use very good judgment. you have to make sure that the car that is about to turn sees you. >> reporter: the report concludes that we should be spending more money to make our streets safer for pedestrians. in prince george's county, this is jimmy for 9news now and wusa9.com. >>> in tonight's flu alert, the number of adult deaths from the h1n1 virus could be much higher than first reported. according to the centers for disease control, during any given week, only
a lot of computer power. >> reporter: they estimate americas are losing hundreds of millions of dollars a year and the cyber crime late is exploding. just a little fresh data and the crooks can use a cheap machine to whip up a credit card in your name. >> i've got things from best buy, comp usa where he opened, staemz. >> reporter: they can clean you out. >> within three days it's $150,000. >> reporter: so here is the credit card that they actually made for me. it has my name on it. a magnetic stripe. but they're promising me that this doesn't work and none of this information is on the internet. right, travis? >> exactly, bruce. it won't work. >> reporter: all right. bruce 9news now and wusa9.com. >> they're are a couple of simple things to do to keep people from printing up a credit card. only give your phone number, e-mail address to companies you know and trust. install security software that protects the machine and your identity and shop carefully, my friends. >> wow. >> okay. nice holiday news there. >> yes. >> let's hope that the weather news is a bit better. >>> bruce is a buzz
know them as tar and missy. they founded america's polo club competition. they've been interviewed in that capacity by 9 news now sports anchor sara walsh. >> if you don't have a great polo pony, you won't be a great polo player. >> reporter: their attorney steadfastly denied she crashed the state dinner, saying his client was cleared by the white house. this evening, mitzi's mother, rosemary holt, echoed those helicopters comments saying she did not walk across the white house line knowing she was crashing that party. she gave her social security number and he gave his. secret service let them in. they're the ones to blame, not my daughter. she have been unavailable -- they have been unavailable for comment since the incident. they're scheduled to tell their story monday night on the larry king show on cnn. she talked to 9 news now in her apartment. she's not willing to go on camera. she confirmed the couple talked to the secret service today. >>> turning elsewhere, dozens of cats died in a house fire this afternoon. the family was fostering the animals. it happened in south sprin
: well while all of america is mourning the loss of 13 lives, for some, the pain of loss is much more heartfelt. among those killed in the fort hood massacre a baltimore soldier. juanita was a physician assistant who put herself through graduate school. her sister says juanita was a patriot. >> she loved her family and her girls and she loves her grandchildren. and she loved her country. and she believed she was doing what was right. a she was not the type of person that is going to sit and watch television and not think what's going on with the world. she wanted to make a difference. >> reporter: clinical psychologist major edwardo was killed in the massacre. two other members of his unit died as well and tonight in big cities and small towns, many other families are crying. >> she served a tour of duty in iraq and nothing happened and come home and she gets killed here. >> he's always been a hero even before this. and i think he is even more so just because he wasn't overseas killed in combat, i think he was i think he did something incredible effort. >> i was just shocked because
sunday. remember that guy? 9 sports re visits coming up. you (announcer) in america we don't just dream when we sleep. we dream twenty-four seven. we dream with our sleeves rolled up. our dreams are expressed in digits. they're made of steel. add those dreams up, that's free enterprise... growing our economy for the long-run. it's what we need to grow 20 million new jobs in the next 10 years. your dreams make the difference. american free enterprise. it's you. so dream big. >>> it's time for 9 sports with brett haber, the best sports in town. >> being an interim manager is kind of like being a substitute teacher. you get the paycheck and the pashing space but the students -- parking space but the students don't really respect you because they know you're not going to be there at the end of the semester. well, now jim will be there at the end of the semester and the students better respect him. named the third manager in nationals history today. this after the 70-year-old took over from manny acta and steadied the nats sinking ship. and for a local guy, it's the definition of a dream job
can use 7 sheets versus 28. charmin ultra soft. america's softest bath tissue. shakes off dry winter skin with 2 separate ribbons. the white ribbon that cleanses and the body butter ribbon that moisturizes continuously leaving skin satiny smooth. goodbye dry winter skin. and having the new ge small appliances from walmart really helps. our new blender makes perfect salsa every time. and the mixer starts off slow instead of messy. with a lock-in lid and cool-touch walls, moving around is easy. suddenly there are a lot of cooks in the kitchen. (announcer) just in time for christmas, get 15 new ge small appliances under $40 each, christmas costs less at walmart. save money. live better. walmart. >>> hundreds lined up in montgomery county. why the government decided against an immune booster. >>> people hitting the roads for the thanksgiving weekend. the holiday forecast tonight. see you at 11:00 p.m. if you're anything like me, you're perfect! but since you're not, you should be getting ready for the target 2-day sale. i'll be there bright and early, unlike my sister who'll be there lat
an american. we're also feeling proud of being in the military service and defend america and our freedom. >> most muslims are honest and patriotic and they're serving well and they shouldn't mind we give them a little more attention because that's what the enemy looks like as well. >> earlier today the military held a ceremony for the 13 killed. president obama led the service and promised that the killer will be met with justice. mr. obama also met privately with the wounded and families of dead. >>> now, hasan is scheduled to be tried in military court. he's still in the hospital in stable condition. but he's awake and now able to speak. no word yet, though, when investigators will get to question him. army officials have also confirmed he seemed to have acted alone without outside direction. >>> new at 11:00, a marine from maryland as died while serving in afghanistan. 26-year-old sergeant charles cartwright of union bridge died on saturday. he was assigned to the first marine special operations battalion. the u.s. marine corps command in california. cartwright's declaration include t
delivered. and one family gives the redskins a dressing down. those stories ahead. (announcer) in america we don't just dream when we sleep- we dream twenty-four seven. we dream with our sleeves rolled up. our dreams are expressed in digits. they're made of steel. add those dreams up- that's free enterprise... growing our economy for the long-run. it's what we need to grow 20 million new jobs in the next 10 years. your dreams make the difference. american free enterprise. it's you. so dream big. >>> you are on a plane with who? so? jon gruden. >> guy rumored to be -- >> there is rumors. and one of us was seated in first class. i was hoping -- i would have liked to be seated next to him. it would have been night nice to pick his brain and it didn't work out. i got nothing. disappointing everyone. >>> on to basketball. everybody wants candy on halloween. but for those at the wizard home opener gilbert arenas treated the crowd to something sweeter that proof that he is gil again. end of the 1st quarter and he says no more hibachi. that is fine when he is making plays like that. a buzzer beate
the past two years. last year alone we invested more than any other public company in america. and at at&t we support a national plan that makes high speed internet available to every american family in the next five years - because we know that now is not the time to stall momentum or to stifle innovation or investment. the future is at stake, and at at&t, the future has always been and at at&t, the future has always been our business. at&t... your world... delivered. >>> that's 9news fou for tonight. thanks for staying up with us on your thanksgiving. letterman is next. i think shakira is on. have a good night. the great deals at the target 2 day sale are just, hours away. so, i really need to focus. ♪ fa la la la. ♪ fa la la la. ♪ fa la la la. ♪ bung din ding ding. ♪ bung din ding ding. ♪ bung doon doon doon. ♪ bee bee bee bee bee bee.
more than any other public company in america. and at at&t we support a national plan that makes high speed internet available to every american family in the next five years - because we know that now is not the time to stall momentum or to stifle innovation or investment. the future is at stake, and at at&t, the future has always been and at at&t, the future has always been our business. at&t... your world... delivered. >>> 9 news now is sponsored in part by your local toyota dealer. >>> it's time for 9 sports with brad haber. the best sports in town. >>> he pollin never saw his hockey team win a championship game. a moment of silence before tonight's game. al ovechkin wasn't around for long tonight but made an impression. then in the third, ovechkin coming right up your screen, takes a run at patrick, and the ref said it was dirty and he had a game misconduct. they didn't need him. semenya made 25 saves, and meanwhile, depending who you believe, nba allan iverson is either retiring or not retiring. he told steven a smith today but then told his old coach john thompson that he's not
&t is investing in america's future - working to create an internet that's smart, mobile and safe. last year at&t invested more than any other company in the u.s. and we're continuing to invest this year, to expand and enhance our wireless and wired networks. we support a national plan that ensures high speed internet access and enables adoption by all americans, over the next five years. adoption by all americans, over the next five years. the future is our business. at&t. your world delivered. >>> it's time for 9 sports with brett haber, the best sports in town. >> there aren't many rivalries that make the conversation yankees, red sox, carolina, duke, michigan, ohio state, army, navy. but after that few measure up to the sure hatred and venom between the redskins and cowboys. but the first in jerry jones new billion dollar palace on the pond rosa. it is bigger than fedex field but only if you count the 25,000 standing room tickets. and that's the difference between dallas and us. we give our people a place to sit when you go to a game. and, oh, yes, there is that giant video. >> i'm not look
, and builds a stronger economy. to shape a better tomorrow, at&t is investing in america's future - working to create an internet that's smart, mobile and safe. last year at&t invested more than any other company in the u.s. and we're continuing to invest this year, to expand and enhance our wireless and wired networks. we support a national plan that ensures high speed internet access and enables adoption by all americans, over the next five years. adoption by all americans, over the next five years. the future is our business. at&t. your world delivered. . ♪ [ music ] >> police say it now looks like two teenagers who took their own lives did it in an apparent suicide pact. 9 news was first on the scene in triangle, virginia last night. the father of disease rhee found the body of his daughter and 18-year-old williams inside of his house. the father said the two had been dating but broke up months ago. we will look closer at this tragedy to find out what kind of signs, if any, may have alerted family and friends. surae chinn is joining us now. >> reporter: it will be a somber day at fore
is next with the forecast. (announcer) in america we don't just dream when we sleep. we dream twenty-four seven. we dream with our sleeves rolled up. our dreams are expressed in digits. they're made of steel. add those dreams up, that's free enterprise... growing our economy for the long-run. it's what we need to grow 20 million new jobs in the next 10 years. your dreams make the difference. american free enterprise. it's you. so dream big. >> wusatv 9 was a proud sponsor of the greater washington heart walk today. a record number of people turned out on the national walk for today's 15th annual event. the start heart walk was organized by the american heart association to raise money to combat the nation's number one killer, heart disease. anita brickman and wash fmd.j. lou cath were the co-hosts >> thank you each and every one for being out here to go on this special journey with us that is all about heart health. living longer, stronger, healthier lives. >> organizers say they raised more than a million dollar for today's start heart greater washington walk. that's great. >> yeah
a stronger economy. to shape a better tomorrow, at&t is investing in america's future - working to create an internet that's smart, mobile and safe. last year at&t invested more than any other company in the u.s. and we're continuing to invest this year, to expand and enhance our wireless and wired networks. we support a national plan that ensures high speed internet access and enables adoption by all americans, over the next five years. adoption by all americans, over the next five years. the future is our business. at&t. your world delivered. female announcer: from jennifer, a sweeping chaise sectional at the unheard of price, now just $399. with luxurious styling and so affordable, just $399. only from jennifer. you don't have to spend a lot to have good taste. but imagine if you could get that dentist smooth clean feeling every time you brush at home. ♪ you can, with oral-b rechargeable brushes. dentist inspired cupping action surrounds each tooth to remove up to twice as much plaque as a regular manual brush. the power of a dentist smooth clean feeling every day. oral-b rechargeabl
you. here's a question. how long does it take you to get tower doctor's appointment? america's medical schools are warning that the health reform bills in congress don't do enough to stop a coming doctor shortage. that could make the waits even longer. gary nurenberg is here with more in tonight's health alert. gary. >> reporter: well, a generation of doctors is retiring at record rates. and medical schools face legal limits on how many new doctors they can train. the doctor who led the trauma team which saved ronald reagan after he was shot in 1981 is hang up the scalpel. >> i sent in my letter of resignation. >> reporter: he is not alone. >> i see people who are dissatisfied with the system as it exist and people looking for ways to get out of medicine and surgery. >> reporter: the big health reform bill introduced this week in the senate. >> doesn't have any language in there that would significantly increase the number of physicians in the country. it's not there. >> reporter: the association of american meade kel college is buying adding to warning congress in a we will be 150,00
economy. to shape a better tomorrow, at&t is investing in america's future - working to create an internet that's smart, mobile and safe. last year at&t invested more than any other company in the u.s. and we're continuing to invest this year, to expand and enhance our wireless and wired networks. we support a national plan that ensures high speed internet access and enables adoption by all americans, over the next five years. adoption by all americans, over the next five years. the future is our business. at&t. your world delivered. >>> a neighborhood is on edge tonight after two teenagers say somebody raped them while they were trick-or-treating halloween night. the two 17-year-olds and a 16-year-old were walking near glenn dale plays a when it happened. they say a man walked up on the trio with a gun and forced them into a wooded area nearby and that is when he raped two of those girls. no arrest yet. but if you have any information, call the police. >>> a woman is recovering tonight after crashing her suv within feet of metro rail tracks in rockville. you saw this story first as late b
a better tomorrow, at&t is investing in america's future - working to create an internet that's smart, mobile and safe. last year at&t invested more than any other company in the u.s. and we're continuing to invest this year, to expand and enhance our wireless and wired networks. we support a national plan that ensures high speed internet access and enables adoption by all americans, over the next five years. adoption by all americans, over the next five years. the future is our business. at&t. your world delivered. >> a park in maryland has opened a replica of the one room log cabin where benjamin banter oncelived. it's named after the african- american scientist. the original cabin was built by him himself in the same area. at the time back there 1906. >>> that is only slightly smaller than my row house in frederick that i sold before i got married. how about today? >> incredible. especially for november, a great day. >> how about the redskins getting a nice win? i love it, too. so you're probably wondering if we'll keep this nice weather tomorrow. i'm here to say pretty much. maybe
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